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England captain Strauss retires from professional cricket

August 29th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) England Test captain Andrew Strauss Wednesday announced his retirement from professional cricket with immediate effect.The 35-year-old Middlesex opening batsman, who led England to two Ashes victories ... Read more...

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Hodge slams Oz selectors for ‘giving Baggy Greens for free’

December 14th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 14(ANI): Australian batsman Brad Hodge has accused the national selectors of giving away Baggy Greens "for free".Hodge said he was glad to have played his six Tests in a ... Read more...

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India look to extending Test cricket domination

November 3rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 3 (IANS) It has been a fantastic year for India and their great batsman Sachin Tendulkar. A clean sweep against Australia last month gave the Indians a firm grip ... Read more...

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New Zealand announces two new Test caps for India tour

October 24th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Oct. 24 (ANI): Two new caps have been included in the New Zealand test cricket squad to tour India next month.Young Northern Districts batsman Kane Williamson and Canterbury ... Read more...

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‘Funny’ Swann has blossomed into world’s best spin bowler: Stewart

July 25th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Former England captain Alec Stewart insists that spinner Graeme Swann has got all the attributes to win the Ashes series Down Under this winter.With seven five-wicket hauls, almost ... Read more...

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Kaneria arrested on spot-fixing charges

May 15th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria, who is playing for English county Essex, was arrested and later released on bail by Essex police following the police's investigation into alleged spot-fixing ... Read more...

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